Archive: August, 2017

Sir John Bell to unveil industry-led proposals to build UK’s status as world leader in life sciences

Posted by lepadmin - August 30, 2017 - Uncategorized

Industry proposals to help the UK’s life sciences sector become an international benchmark for success are being unveiled today. Sir John Bell outlines findings of independent sector-led review into £64 billion life sciences industry at University of Birmingham The review will inform the basis of government work with the sector towards a Sector Deal in […]

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GBSLEP reacts to the Midlands Engine Investment Fund launch

Posted by lepadmin - August 29, 2017 - Uncategorized

Pat Hanlon, Board Director for Access to Finance, GBSLEP, said: “The launch of the first £120 million of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund, created with our support, represents an important opportunity for small and medium sized enterprises in Greater Birmingham & Solihull and the wider Midlands who are looking for debt finance to start or […]

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Best of British business backs Birmingham’s 2022 bid as city reveals Business Expo 2022 plans

Posted by lepadmin - August 25, 2017 - Uncategorized

The Birmingham 2022 bid team have unveiled its plans to showcase the best of UK industry and business to a global audience, as part of its 2022 Commonwealth Games bid. Business Expo 2022, and the associated five-year Enterprise and Industry Programme building up to it, would form a key part of the legacy left by a […]

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